By Joan MacLeod
A gripping coming-of-age story about growing up unusual. Born into a polygamous community, Gracie’s world is full of faith and family until, at the marriageable age of fifteen, her beliefs are challenged. Will she have the courage to step into an outside world she’s never known?
A talkback will be held after the performance on Tuesday, March 5.
Pre-show discussions will occur one-hour prior to the show start time on the following performance dates :
Fri, March 1
Wed, March 6
Fri, March 8
Wed, March 13
Fri, March 15
For more information on show content, please contact our Box Office. We welcome conversation.
|Rebecca Donison||Set and Costume Designer|
|Eryn Griffith||Lighting Designer|
|Gilles Zolty||Composer and Sound Designer|
|Kenilee Kehler||Stage Manager|
|Janessa Barron||Apprentice Stage Manager|
Lucy Hill | Gracie
Globe Theatre: Romeo and Juliet, Sleeping Beauty, I, Claudia, Pride and Prejudice, Robin Hood, Peter Pan, The Alice Nocturne, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, A Date With The Night, Dot & Mae: Delusions of Grandeur, Bertha.
Other Theatre: (Selected) Girls Like That (Tarragon Theatre); Antony & Cleopatra (St. Lawrence Shakespeare Festival); The Cure for Death by Lightning (Western Canada Theatre); I, Claudia (Neptune Theatre); Tails from the City (Common Boots Theatre); The Night’s Mare, The Tragical Comedy of Punch & Judy (Caravan Farm Theatre); A Christmas Carol (Persephone Theatre); That Summer, The Clockmaker (Theatre North West).
Film & Television: The Baroness von Sketch Show, Shut Up (Written by and starring Lucy), Soul Decision Comedy (web), Goliath.
Other: Lucy would love to thank Judy, the Gracie team, the Globe staff, and Daniel.
Judy Wensel | Director
Globe Theatre: Actor: The Drowning Girls, Sleeping Beauty, Robin Hood, Metamorphoses, The Story of Mr. Wright, Marion Bridge, The Alice Nocturne; Director: Paper, A Soldier’s War, Salt-Water Moon, Fusion Project.
Other Theatre: Carmen Angel (Curtain Razors); What Rough Beast, Jackie (National Theatre School); Thicker Than Water (Sum Theatre); Shangri-La (Western Canadian Tour); Dot & Mae (Philly Improv Theatre, Vancouver Improv Festival).
Upcoming: Concord Floral (Globe Theatre Sandbox Series); Theatre in the Park (Sum Theatre); Homecoming (Curtain Razors).
Other: Judy is an Associate Artist with Curtain Razors in Regina. She is a past recipient of the Stage West/Equity National Emerging Theatre Artist Award and the Regina Mayor’s Arts and Business Award for Emerging Artist. Judy has a B.F.A in Acting from the University of Regina and is a graduate of the Directing program at National Theatre School of Canada.
Rebecca Donison | Set and Costume Designer
Globe Theatre: Set Designer: Bittergirl – The Musical, Root, Hog, or Die; Set and Costume Designer: Hip Hop Hoop Dance, G-Ram; Assistant Set and Costume Designer: The Snow Queen; Assistant Director: I and You; Apprentice Stage Manager: A Closer Walk With Patsy Cline; Head of Wardrobe: Ring of Fire: The Music of Johnny Cash.
Other Theatre: Set and Costume Designer: Dogbarked, Volstead Blues, Dry Streak (Souris Valley Theatre); Set Designer: The Velveteen Rabbit, Leading Ladies (Regina Little Theatre); Swept Off Our Feet (Regina Summer Stage); Eurydice (University of Regina).
Film & Television: Wardrobe Department: Another WolfCop, Corner Gas: The Movie, WolfCop, Space Milkshake, Edge of War.
Upcoming: Making Treaty 4 (Globe Theatre).
Other: Rebecca holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Theatre Design from the University of Regina.
Eryn Griffith | Lighting Designer
Globe Theatre: Debut
Other Theatre: The Inspector, Gut Girls, Les Liaisons Dangereuses, Summer and Smoke (Phoenix Theatre); The Caretaker, Red Hot Cole (Bluebridge Theatre); Jackie, Kiss of the Spiderwoman (National Theatre School of Canada); Irma Vepp (Lac Brome Theatre).
Other: Eryn Griffith is originally from Regina. She has an MFA in Lighting Design from the University of Victoria and a BFA in Theatre Design from Concordia. Eryn is currently completing an artistic residency at the National Theatre School of Canada.
Gilles Zolty | Composer and Sound Designer
Globe Theatre: I and You, Around The World in 80 Days, The Secret Mask, The Hound of the Baskervilles, The Drowning Girls.
Other Theatre: The Thin Man (Vertigo and Persephone Theatre ); Othello (Shakespeare On The Saskatchewan); Sans Pays (Zone Theatres, Ottawa); Farndale Avenue … Christmas Carol, Mary’s Wedding, Between The Sheets, Hedda Gabler, My Chernobyl, A Man A Fish, The Black Bonspiel of Wullie MacCrimmon (Persephone Theatre); Et Le Reflet De Notre Lune Dansera, Chambre Blanche (La Troupe du Jour); Stop Kiss (Embrace Theatre); Thicker Than Water (Sum Theatre).
Upcoming: Rosencrantz and Guildenstern (Persephone Theatre).
Other: Gilles received a Saskatoon and Area Theatre Award for Achievement in Sound Design for A Man A Fish. He has scored several films and performs music as a solo artist.
Kenilee Kehler | Stage Manager
Globe Theatre: Over twenty five productions including: The Hobbit, Mamma Mia!, Shrek The Musical, Us, A Christmas Carol, Bittergirl – The Musical, Disney’s The Little Mermaid, Salt Baby (2017, 2015), Peter and the Starcatcher, Million Dollar Quartet, A Closer Walk With Patsy Cline (2016, 2012), Ring of Fire: The Music of Johnny Cash, The Snow Queen, You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown.
Other Theatre: Othello, Mary Stuart (Stratford Festival); seven productions with Dancing Sky Theatre including Popcorn Elder, The Lucky Ones, Operation Big Rock; five productions with Souris Valley Theatre including The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.
Upcoming: Disney’s Beauty and the Beast (Globe Theatre).
Other: Bachelor of Fine Arts and Bachelor of Education, both from the University of Regina. Love to Jamie, Elizabeth, mom, dad, and Adam.
Janessa Barron | Apprentice Stage Manager
Globe Theatre: Debut
Other Theatre: Apprentice Stage Manager: Cinderella, Importance of Being Earnest, Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town (RuBarb Productions); Production Assistant: Regina Fringe Festival; Stage Crew: Wizard of Oz: The Panto (Diversified Theatre); Nutcracker Ballet (Red Deer College Conservatory of Dance); Stage Crew for 15 productions including but not limited to: Mary Poppins, My Fair Lady, Anne & Gilbert, Singing in the Rain, Shrek The Musical (RuBarb Productions).
Other: Janessa is a recent graduate from the Theatre & Entertainment Production Diploma Program at Red Deer College in Alberta. She has also worked backstage at Globe Theatre as a Dresser. She would like to thank her Mom, Dad and Sister for all their love and support, xo!